The announcement by President
Jacob Zuma during his response in the debate on the State of the Nation
Address, that ‘new’ Drug and Gun units will be formed within South African Police
Services, will be welcomed by many Western Cape communities and the MEC of
Community Safety Dan Plato call on President Zuma to honour those who have lost
lives because gang violence with immediate implementation.
for the MEC Ewald Botha explained… “We welcomed by some many Western Cape
communities and Mr Plato calls President Zuma to honour those who has lost
lives because of gang violence with immediate implementation”.
Plato has been calling for the re-introduction of specialised units since 2011
and even though there’s been positive feedback last year by the National
Minister of Police of the possibility of this happening, there’s been no action
to date”, He concluded.
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